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Visual Communications Schools
In Schaumburg, Illinois

In Schaumburg, there is only one visual communications school where visual communications faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in visual communications in the city of Schaumburg, which encompasses visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Schaumburg Vs. Illinois Visual Communications Employment

Schaumburg 9,720
Illinois 12,260

Of the 12,260 visual communications professionals employed in Illinois, 9,720 work in Schaumburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Schaumburg, there has been a 15% growth in the number of visual communications professionals. Overall employment in Schaumburg has also increased.

Schaumburg Vs. Illinois Visual Communications employment growth

11,680 12,230 12,150 11,860 12,260
8,460 8,740 9,230 9,430 9,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Schaumburg

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Schaumburg

$56,850 $47,123 $48,865 $50,738 $52,693
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Schaumburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schaumburg

As the number of visual communications professionals in Schaumburg has grown, salaries for visual communications professionals have decreased. In 2010 visual communications professionals in Schaumburg reportedly earned an average salary of $52,693 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, visual communications professionals in Schaumburg made an average salary of $56,850 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Schaumburg.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Schaumburg

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Visual communications professionals make a median salary of $49,730 per year in Schaumburg. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $84,220 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Schaumburg

Visual Communications
Interior Design
Graphic Design
Web Design
Industrial Design
Fashion Design
Computer Animation

On average visual communications professional salaries in Schaumburg are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Schaumburg


Many of Schaumburg's visual communications professionals are graduates of the only accredited visual communications school in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Schaumburg


Schaumburg's visual communications schools offer 2 visual communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Schaumburg


Approximately 69 students completed visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Schaumburg, Illinois

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